10 Things You Need to Know About Rio Carnival 2014

It’s Rio Carnival time again (Friday February 28th to Tuesday March 4th – Fat Tuesday) and nothing should put you off visiting one of the world’s most colourful and exhilarating events. Flowing alcohol and excitable crowds mean you’re in for a rowdy...

Where to Party in Rio de Janeiro for Carnival 2014

Rio. It’s a wonder that this single word can conjure up such a plethora of evocative images. The pulse of a carnival. The swish of a samba dress. The clink of a cocktail. And the faint echo of revellers singing the Copacabana…...

Best Carnivals in Brazil

Brazil’s most highly anticipated holiday is just around the corner – it’s Carnival time! Most people are familiar with the famous Rio Carnival, but actually there are parties and carnivals all around the country. Top tip for those who are travelling from...